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The Worst Wrong-Number Text Ever

Or, how to get arrested for buying meth in the dumbest way possible.

Aaron Templeton, 37, was arrested Wednesday in Lewiston, Idaho, after he apparently texted a meth seller to set up a purchase. Except he had the wrong number and texted a narcotics detective instead, AP reports.

At first, the detective thought his cop friends were messing with him. When he realized the request was real, he arranged a meeting to arrest Templeton.

Templeton was still texting the detective up until the point of his arrest. His last message, according to KBOI2: “Well, that’s weird, a cop just pulled up on me so what’s up with that?”

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Jessica Testa is a national reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
 
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